CPI Daylighting

Dynamic Daylighting and Sun Control Systems

Through a review on daylighting, the benefits and the dilemas, this course will focus on best practices for incorporating daylighting into your designs as well as introduce you to new technoligies such as dynamic daylighting solutions and solar blade intelligent systems.

Learning Objectives: 

1. Explain the design dilemma between introducing natural daylight and shading out unwanted solar heat and glare
2. Explain the dynamic daylighting strategy to design oversized systems with built-in shading technology
3. Describe the primary components of Solar Blade technology for a dynamic daylighting glazing panel
4. Describe the features of an intelligent dynamic daylighting system
5. Explain how dynamic daylighting has been incorporated into projects to solve design challenges
6. Explain how to maximize credits for your LEED project by incorporating dynamic daylighting systems

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Applicable Credits: 
1 GBCI General Hour for LEED Professionals
Design Category: 
(08) Doors, Windows and Openings

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions
A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion